Senator, why don't you actually DO something
Senator, you are one of the most powerful people in the world. Who don't you and the rest of the senate use that power to actually solve something? Levy the tax to actually buy alternate energy generators. Mandate the Army Corps of Engineers to erect alternate energy generators around the country. Post a million dollar prize for a 100 mpg automobile propulsion system that will retrofit into existing cars.
$50,000,000,000 will buy a lot more wind turbines than it will buy nuclear power plants. It will also provide the volume of orders to drive the price down so the savings can be used to provide the volume of orders to make photo voltaic roof shingles affordable
My God, Senator! you have the power and the constitution mandate to do that. Stop with these nebulous, fuzzy, transparent attempts to protect wealth and start protecting the future of everyone in this wonderful country
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A NASA astronomer explains how astronauts dispose of their, uh, dark matter.
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- Yes, there have been floaters in space. The early days of space exploration were a learning curve!
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The Harvard psychologist loves reading authors' rules for writing. Here are his own.
- Steven Pinker is many things: linguist, psychologist, optimist, Harvard professor, and author.
- When it comes to writing, he's a student and a teacher.
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- Recent studies suggests that the keto diet might be an effective tool for treating depression, and clearing up so-called "brain fog," though scientists caution more research is necessary before it can be recommended as a treatment.
- Any experiments with the keto diet are best done in conjunction with a doctor, considering some people face problems when transitioning to the low-carb diet.
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